Don’t Just Drift Along, Choose a Specialty. I used to change jobs every two years as I used to get bored with each nursing job I had. I was lucky to find a position that I was happy ...
Today we welcome the first of a three-part series on a philosophy of palliative care nursing by Mark Downey. Mark teaches EN students at TAFE in Brisbane. This article first appeared in the Nursing section of Mark’s blog FullHalfGlass. Have you ever...
The Nourished Shift Worker is an RN with a wealth of experience to share about what new grads can expect, how to prep your lunch for a week and other nurse and midwife specific tips and tricks! Here is...
Throughout my nursing career I have often had to search and apply for a new position. I have also been in management positions where I have had the privilege of recruiting and selecting nursing and allied health staff. I've...
Probably one of the things I like most about working in Patient Transport is that I get to meet a lot of nurses that work in a variety of hospitals, as such, I get a glimpse into...
eNurse gives us their top 5 essentials for nurses and midwives before they start work! Read to the end for a special discount on their products. Stethoscope The need for a good stethoscope goes without saying. But does...
Do you take your lunch (or dinner ... or middle-of-the-night meal) to work with you? What are your tips for shopping and preparing your shift meals? What do you pack it in to take it to work and where...
Mariel Rufina Tan worked fulltime through her Nursing degree and is now doing postgrad study while also working fulltime as an RN. She has some valuable advice for other working students. Mariel : Some students choose not to work while...
Are you employed as a casual but don't know how it compares? Or maybe you'd like to be permanent? Ben from the NSW Nurses and Midwives' Association (NSWNMA) breaks down a lot of what it means to be casual...
When a patient is admitted to your ward, department, service or nursing home, you and your workplace will be making a first impression on your new admission. Like it or not, you will either make a...